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Juvenile Court and Front Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bootle, Sefton

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Latitude: 53.4451 / 53°26'42"N

Longitude: -2.9942 / 2°59'39"W

OS Eastings: 334064

OS Northings: 394719

OS Grid: SJ340947

Mapcode National: GBR 727.UQ

Mapcode Global: WH870.ZNCS

Entry Name: Juvenile Court and Front Wall

Listing Date: 17 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075892

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216420

Location: Sefton, L20

County: Sefton

Electoral Ward/Division: Linacre

Built-Up Area: Bootle

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Bootle St Matthew with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SW
(east side)
11/20 Juvenile Court
and front wall
Police Courts, now Juvenile Court. 1890. By C.J. Anderson.
Stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 10 bays; 3rd bay
projects with short tower. Channelled rustication to ground
floor, 1st floor sill course and Ionic pilastrade, top
parapet with finials. Windows are mostly sashed, those to
ground floor have paired sashes. 1st floor windows have
friezes and cornices, those to 5th and 6th bays with
pediments. Elliptical-headed entrance has paired consoles
to open pediment over royal arms; paired round-headed
windows above. Tower has paired windows with roundel in
tympanum; top frieze, pierced parapet and pinnacles.
Recessed louvred top with tented pavillion roof clad with
lead. 9th bay has paired 1st floor windows with pedimented
tympanum with Bootle arms and mermaid supporters. 3 stacks
with moulded caps. Front low wall has granite piers with
iron lamp standards, C20 lamps and iron bollards in form of
light houses supporting chains.

Listing NGR: SJ3406494719

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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